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    Cards & Crops

    The First of Many Corona Craziness Cards

    With all the Corona craziness going on right now, it's nice to know that my years of stockpiling craft supplies might actually payoff during the next few weeks. I'm serious folks, I could crop and create for years and probably still have enough. But let's take this extra stay-at-home stuff one step at a time and take a look at how I spent some of my Sunday evening.

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    Heart-Shaped Cut Out Card — A Plan Comes Together

    I’m back this week with another card creation, and this time I combined an original cut file with a Freshly Made Sketches challenge. I love it when a plan comes together. As soon as I saw this week’s challenge sketch, I knew I wanted to create a heart-shaped cut out card and that’s when I got the idea to create a whole card base in Illustrator, convert it to a svg cut file and let my Cricut machine do the rest. The base was made with pink card stock and the cut file below, and the other patterned papers are from the Pebbles “yours truly” collection. I hand cut a…

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    Cards & Crops

    “Hey Pumpkin” Sketcher Card

    Oh my goodness, I spent an entire week cleaning up my craft room and since it was so nice and tidy I decided to whip up a little "Hey Pumpkin " card for this week's Freshly Made Sketches challenge.